5 Francs Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi

Features

Country Switzerland
Period Federal State (1848-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1977
Value 5 Francs
5 CHF = 5.47 USD
Currency Franc (1850-date)
Composition Copper-nickel (65% copper, 35% nickel)
Weight 13.20 g
Diameter 31.45 mm
Thickness 2.35 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
References HMZ 2# 1223m,
Jürg Richter, Ruedi Kunzmann; 2006. Der neue HMZ-Katalog / Band. 2. Die Münzen der Schweiz und Liechtensteins : 15./16. Jahrhundert bis Gegenwart. Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
KM# 55,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Schön# 50
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

150th anniversary of the death of Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi

Obverse

Swiss cross surrounded by legend. Designer's signature below.

Lettering:
CONFOEDERATIO
HELVETICA
FR 5
1977

Designer: Battista Ratti

Reverse

Head of Swiss reformer Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi facing left.

Lettering:
JOHANN
HEINRICH
PESTALOZZI
WIRTH

Designer: Kurt Wirth

Edge

Incuse lettering.

Lettering: 🟉🟉🟉 DOMINUS | PROVIDEBIT | 🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉 |

5 Francs (Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi) -  obverse

© Werner Bouwer

Mint

Bern, Switzerland (1225-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1977  802 000 7.81 9.55 90%
1977  50 260 12% Proof

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